Helen Herrman

Summary

Affiliation: St Vincent's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving collaboration between private psychiatrists, the public mental health sector and general practitioners: evaluation of the Partnership Project
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:125-34. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Community care for people with psychosis: outcomes and needs for care
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 17:89-95. 2005
  3. doi request reprint A place to live: housing needs for people with psychotic disorders identified in the second Australian National Survey of Psychosis
    Carol Harvey
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:840-50. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The politics of conducting research on depression in a cross-cultural context
    Renata Kokanovic
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Health Res 19:708-17. 2009
  5. pmc Some peace of mind: assessing a pilot intervention to promote mental health among widows of injecting drug users in north-east India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:294. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Public and private psychiatry: can they work together and is it worth the effort?
    Alison Yung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:67-73. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The roles and relationships of psychiatrists and other service providers in mental health services
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Mental Health Service, 41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:75-80. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The assessment of disability in patients with psychotic disorders: an application of the ICIDH-2
    Prem Chopra
    St Vincent s Mental Health Service, 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:127-32. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Quality of life and neurotic disorders in general healthcare
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:61-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of disability and quality of life measures in patients with long-term psychotic disorders and patients with multiple sclerosis: an application of the WHO Disability Assessment Schedule II and WHO Quality of Life-BREF
    Prem Chopra
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Rehabil Res 31:141-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving collaboration between private psychiatrists, the public mental health sector and general practitioners: evaluation of the Partnership Project
    Jane Pirkis
    Program Evaluation Unit, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:125-34. 2004
    ..The evaluation aimed to describe the impacts and outcomes of these elements...
  2. ncbi request reprint Community care for people with psychosis: outcomes and needs for care
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Int Rev Psychiatry 17:89-95. 2005
    ..Follow-up studies of programs and interventions assessing a range of outcomes in local settings are now required to encourage professionals and the community to address these needs...
  3. doi request reprint A place to live: housing needs for people with psychotic disorders identified in the second Australian National Survey of Psychosis
    Carol Harvey
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:840-50. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The politics of conducting research on depression in a cross-cultural context
    Renata Kokanovic
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Health Res 19:708-17. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Some peace of mind: assessing a pilot intervention to promote mental health among widows of injecting drug users in north-east India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:294. 2008
    ..There is increasing recognition of the links between HIV and mental health...
  6. ncbi request reprint Public and private psychiatry: can they work together and is it worth the effort?
    Alison Yung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:67-73. 2005
    ..It also examined possible barriers to collaboration and some possible solutions to the identified problems...
  7. ncbi request reprint The roles and relationships of psychiatrists and other service providers in mental health services
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Mental Health Service, 41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:75-80. 2002
    ..A number of the problems facing psychiatry are identified as having common origins in unresolved issues about teamwork. The aim is to identify the issues and to formulate recommendations for dealing with these obstacles...
  8. ncbi request reprint The assessment of disability in patients with psychotic disorders: an application of the ICIDH-2
    Prem Chopra
    St Vincent s Mental Health Service, 46 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:127-32. 2002
    ..To describe the application of the International Classification of Functioning and Disability (ICIDH-2) in the assessment of disability in patients with psychotic disorders...
  9. doi request reprint Quality of life and neurotic disorders in general healthcare
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:61-8. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of disability and quality of life measures in patients with long-term psychotic disorders and patients with multiple sclerosis: an application of the WHO Disability Assessment Schedule II and WHO Quality of Life-BREF
    Prem Chopra
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Rehabil Res 31:141-9. 2008
    ..Both groups of patients reported similar levels of social disability, confirming that barriers to participation in society affect all patients with disabling conditions...
  11. doi request reprint Mental health promotion in the Internet age: a consultation with Australian young people to inform the design of an online mindfulness training programme
    Kaveh Monshat
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Locked Bag 10, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Health Promot Int 27:177-86. 2012
    ..The result of this consultation process was the Mindful Awareness Training and Education (MATE) programme, which has been detailed...
  12. ncbi request reprint What is resilience?
    Helen Herrman
    Professor of Psychiatry, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Can J Psychiatry 56:258-65. 2011
    ..Our paper reviews the definitions of resilience and the range of factors understood as contributing to it, and considers some of the implications for clinical care and public health...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lay accounts of depression amongst Anglo-Australian residents and East African refugees
    Renata Kokanovic
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 66:454-66. 2008
    ....
  14. pmc Building the capacity of family day care educators to promote children's social and emotional wellbeing: an exploratory cluster randomised controlled trial
    Elise Davis
    Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, McCaughey Centre, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:842. 2011
    ..Thrive aims to increase educators' knowledge, confidence and skills in promoting children's social and emotional wellbeing...
  15. doi request reprint Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre long-term follow-up study of first-episode psychosis: methodology and baseline characteristics
    Lisa P Henry
    ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Early Interv Psychiatry 1:49-60. 2007
    ..This paper reports the rationale, methodology and baseline characteristics of a large long-term follow-up study of first-episode psychosis from a geographically defined catchment area...
  16. ncbi request reprint Disability and service use among homeless people living with psychotic disorders
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:965-74. 2004
    ..The prevalence of psychosis and needs for care among homeless people were studied in inner Melbourne...
  17. pmc Empowerment of women and mental health promotion: a qualitative study in rural Maharashtra, India
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 7:225. 2007
    ..Investigate the impact of the PHC program on individual and community factors associated with mental health..
  18. ncbi request reprint Promotion of mental health in poorly resourced countries
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3101, Australia
    Lancet 370:1195-7. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint Quality of life assessment in people living with psychosis
    Helen Herrman
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, and St Vincent s Mental Health Service Melbourne, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:510-8. 2002
    ..Our aim was to investigate the validity of psychotic patients' self-report regarding their HRQoL, using the WHOQOL-Brèf, a generic measure, and the Assessment of Quality of Life (AQoL), a utility instrument...
  20. ncbi request reprint An ethnographic study of three mental health triage programs
    Margaret Grigg
    Centre for Rural Mental Health, Bendigo Health Care Group, Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 13:145-51. 2004
    ..Insider participant observation brings many challenges but also, in this study, enabled the researcher to uncover some roles and processes underpinning triage decisions in mental health services...
  21. ncbi request reprint What is duty/triage? Understanding the role of duty/triage in an area mental health service
    Margaret Grigg
    LaTrobe University, Bendigo, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:787-91. 2002
    ..To describe the duty/triage system within one urban area mental health service in Australia and to investigate the factors that affect the decision to organize a comprehensive assessment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C in people with mental illness: how big is the problem and how do we respond?
    Alison Seccull
    Victorian Public Health Training Scheme, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 14:374-8. 2006
    ..To review the evidence available on best practice care of people with both hepatitis C and mental illness and its application in a mental health service...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mental health research in low and middle-income countries: role of research institutions
    Joshua White
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:202. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem in patients who have recovered from psychosis: profile and relationship to quality of life
    Oye Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital, Ibandan, Nigeria
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:334-8. 2004
    ..Aims: To investigate the profile and correlates of self-esteem in individuals who have achieved symptomatic recovery from psychosis and determine its relationship with quality of life...
  25. pmc The Lancet's series on global mental health: 1 year on
    Vikram Patel
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Sangath Centre, Porvorim, Goa, India
    Lancet 372:1354-7. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Developing a national strategy for mental health
    Helen Herrman
    University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Mental Health Service
    Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 105:899-908. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Major depression and its correlates in primary care settings in six countries. 9-month follow-up study
    Marcelo Pio De Almeida Fleck
    Departamento de Psiquiatria e Medicina Legal, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 90035 003 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Br J Psychiatry 186:41-7. 2005
    ..Few published studies address depression outcomes in primary care from a cross-cultural perspective...
  28. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing triage decisions in mental health services
    Margaret Grigg
    Department of Human Services, 50 Lonsdale St, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:239-45. 2007
    ..While demand factors such as patient characteristics influenced the triage decision, supply factors also played an important role...